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Events

Lecture: Gifford Pinchot’s Spirituality

Lecture: Gifford Pinchot’s Spirituality

Free event/Registration required


  • July 21, 2018
    5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Was Gifford Pinchot moved by his spirituality as he made groundbreaking progress in the American conservation movement? Explore how his decision making as first chief of the US Forest Service, and as Pennsylvania Governor, may have been influenced by a personal sanctity. Register at info@greytowers.org or 570–296–9625. Light refreshments to follow. (more…)

Come Paint en Plein Air: Outdoor Inspirational Painting Program

Come Paint en Plein Air: Outdoor Inspirational Painting Program

Free


  • August 2, 2018
    10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Geared toward adults and serious students who will gain inspiration from the grounds at Grey Towers, this is open to the public and is non-instructional. You can either join the artists or observe them at work in the fields and forests of Grey Towers for these outdoor painting and sketching sessions.   Bring your own (more…)

14th Annual Festival of Wood

14th Annual Festival of Wood

Free


  • August 4, 2018
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • August 5, 2018
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Handmade crafts, music, arts, programs, children’s activities, educational exhibits, and more!   Self-guided tours of all 3 floors of the mansion ($5 per person). Free parking, free shuttle. Rain or shine. Check out the details (more…)

Happy Birthday Gifford Pinchot!

Happy Birthday Gifford Pinchot!


  • August 11, 2018
    11:00 am - 4:00 pm

What better way to celebrate Gifford Pinchot’s 153rd birthday than by taking a tour of his home and enjoying a birthday treat? Regular tour schedule. Regular tour fees apply. (more…)

Lecture: Climate Change and Conservation: Is It Getting Hot In Here?

Lecture: Climate Change and Conservation: Is It Getting Hot In Here?

Free event/Registration required


  • August 25, 2018
    5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Listen to Anthony Serino, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Biology, Misericordia University, explain in plain language the science of climate change.   Register by calling 570–296–9625 or email info@greytowers.org. Light refreshments will follow. FREE. Sponsored by Gifford Pinchot Audubon Society and Grey Towers Heritage Association. (more…)

Special Lecture: The Lady in Red and Me: Cornelia Pinchot’s Relevance Today

Special Lecture: The Lady in Red and Me: Cornelia Pinchot’s Relevance Today

Free event/Registration required


  • September 15, 2018
    5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Attend the annual Membership Meeting of the Grey Towers Heritage Association and you’ll be treated to an intimate program about Cornelia Pinchot and how the work she started more than 50 years ago still has relevance today. Guest speaker and author Mary Beth Kennedy Voda will share how “meeting” Mrs. Pinchot influenced her career. Call (more…)